Multifocal Contact Lenses

Multifocal Contact Lenses

Multifocal contact lenses are yet another way to tackle presbyopia, a condition making it difficult to focus on objects up close. Presbyopia, or farsightedness, affects nearly 111 million people in the United States with a large effect on individuals in their mid...

Myths and Misinformation Debunked

Soft contact lenses were approved by the FDA in the 1970s, yet many myths about contact lenses persist. People have all kinds of incorrect ideas about the risks and even some interesting “benefits” to wearing contacts (no, wearing contact lenses won’t permanently...

Contact Lenses

Posted on July 13th, 2017 There are two general categories of contact lenses- soft and rigid gas permeable (RGP). Soft contact lenses are made of soft, flexible plastics that allow oxygen to pass through the lens to the cornea. Soft contact lenses may be easier to...